Victor Bayata

Headshot_VictorVictor Bayata is an associate with Vernon Litigation.  He focuses his practice in the areas of business and investment litigation, arbitration including FINRA arbitration, employment disputes involving financial advisors and other investment professionals, and other securities related matters.

Mr. Bayata currently assists clients in recovering losses caused by all manner of financial fraud and negligence involving a wide variety of investment related matters, including structured products and real estate investment trusts or REITs.

Mr. Bayata also represents multiple brokers and financial advisors in employment related disputes.

Mr. Bayata attended Arizona State University, where he received a B.A. in Political Science. While at ASU, he excelled as a member of the university’s swim team. Mr. Bayata’s swim time remains in the state of Arizona’s all-time top 12.  Throughout his swimming career, Mr. Bayata developed uncompromised discipline, dedication, aggressive perseverance, and a competitive edge; qualities that he now applies to his legal career.

Mr. Bayata is also fluent in Spanish and working towards fluency in Italian.


■ Juris Doctorate – Ave Maria School of Law, Naples, Florida.
■ Bachelor of Arts in Political Science – Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona

Bar Admissions:

■ State of Florida Bar
■ State of Florida Bar, Young Lawyers Division
■ U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit
■ American Bar Association
■ Hispanic National Bar Association
■ Collier County Bar Association 
■ U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Florida